Nan Brooks studied advertising design at the University of the Arts in Philadelphia. Working first as a package designer, she soon moved on to freelance illustration. Her colorful and whimsical style lends itself equally to books for young children, such as her popular Little Golden Book, Princess and the Pea. Nan now lives outside of Chicago.
Megan E. Bryant is a former children’s book editor. She has written more than 100 licensed storybooks, chapter books, Easy Readers, and board books and she has also created numerous novelty books for RP Kids. She lives in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, with her husband, a university professor, and her one-year-old daughter.